Tagged: Zoning

How to do zoning in Cisco MDS SAN switches

Pre-requisites to do zoning in cisco Fabric Collect the VSAN ID details and identify VSAN Collect active zoneset in VSAN. (sh zoneset active| grep -i zoneset) Collect WWPN details of the host. Collect WWPN...

How to do Zoning in Brocade switch

Pre requisites for performing zoning in Brocade Fabric Collect the WWN of the host (server) which you want to zone(Generally WWPNs will be provided by OS/server administrators ) Get the WWN of Storage port...

Brocade useful commands

Brocade zoning useful commands alicreate Create an alias name for connected WWPN alishow Show alias details aliadd To add a new  WWPN to an existing alias name aliremove To remove a member(WWPN) from alias...

What is Zoning?

Zoning Zoning means restricting to scope of an initiator (host) to particular target (storage array) in fabric. An initiator can see only the devices from particular storage array which is zoned to it. Zoning...